11/7 English 2 Agenda

HOMEWORK: Read through page 130

11/7/17 Sneeze

Read “Dover Beach.” Why does the poem bring the women to tears?  What is “Dover Beach” saying, and what key words/phrases give that meaning?


Discussion Questions

  1. How has Beatty given Montag hints that he is under suspicion?
  2. Who must have brought the books back to the garden?
  3. Who turned in an alarm against Montag?
  4. What happened to Montag’s green bullet?
  5. Why did Montag burn Beatty’s body?
  6. What is Montag’s plan?
  7. How much money did Montag give Faber?
  8. How many scents can the mechanical hound remember?
  9. Why did Montag want Faber to turn on the air conditioning and sprinklers?
  10. Interpret, “Twenty-million Montag’s running, soon, if the cameras caught him.”
  11. Who died in Montag’s place?
  12. Why did the search for Montag veer inland?
  13. What did Granger mean by, “Welcome back from the dead?”
  14. When Granger and other likeminded people are stopped by authorities, why isn’t any incriminating evidence found?
  15. What does Granger mean when he says, “You’re not important. You’re not anything.”
  16. Discuss the implications of the events in the last 4 to 5 pages.

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